Guwahati: An Army officer was arrested on Saturday in Assam’s Tezpur for allegedly being involved in a murder case.
The arrested officer has been identified as Lt. Colonel Amrindar Singh Walia, a resident of Punjab.
However, Singh was working as a public relation officer in the Tezpur Army.
According to sources, he was arrested from the 4th Corps Headquarters of the Tezpur Army Battalion.
Earlier, on February 15, the body of a woman was recovered from Kamrup’s Changsari. The body of was dumped near National Highway 31 by the culprits after a murder.
Since then, the Changsari Police had launched search operations to nab those involved behind the murder.
Further investigation is underway.